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Archives: August 20, 2021

US House Races in 2022 that Democrats will gain and lose.

Anti-Vaxx Americans Refusing Blood Transfusions From The Vaccinated

What is the 'Biden doctrine?' Afghanistan pullout offers clues

I don't really believe polls any more.

Three US senators announce positive Covid tests (CNN)

Immigration Lawyers Say Trump-Appointed Judge in Texas Just Decided He's in Control of ICE and 'Empe

Trump Throws Major Tantrum And Says He Should Have 'Taken Out' Mitch McConnell - Ring of Fire

TX Sup Ct overturns abbott's anti-mask mandate!

Top adviser: Biden believes U.S. can evacuate all Americans by end of August

Just received my mail in ballot request form here in Boston.

Mo Brooks 'Understands' Man Who Made Bomb Threat

Conservative Karen Joke

FTC refiles antitrust case against Facebook, says no other social network comes close to its scale

Fact check: No evidence Taliban sentenced 229 Christian missionaries to death

Afghan child passed over wall as chaos continues at Kabul airport

Chicago officials who touted Lollapalooza a 'success' with just 203 COVID-19 cases may have

GOP rift opens up over resettling Afghan refugees

I rewatched Rachel's Tuesday night again and cried again......

I told my wife I wanted to be cremated...

Thousands of Afghans can't access the airport. Those who can recall Taliban threats, abuse PBS News

NYC was vastly unprepared for pandemic at outset of COVID: Comptroller Stringer

Travelers are canceling trips with COVID numbers rising again: "It was really kind of heartbreaking"

A Taliban leader said a group of Islamic scholars will decide whether women can work or be educated

Study: Washington state has second-highest number of IT jobs in the US

State entomologists find Asian giant hornet nest, plan to eradicate it next week

Philadelphia Kensington Avenue, "Highlight" for the month of July.

Federal Transit Funds Could Save Puget Sound Taxpayers Money

In 1948 - cars of the future

Whatcom County's reported COVID-19 vaccine breakthrough cases nearly double in July

Alexander Vindman TAKES ON Enemies of Democracy [FULL EPISODE] - Meidas Touch

Doctors issue grave warning to Memphis and Shelby County leaders as COVID-19 cases continue to surge

Texas Democrats end their quorum break

Well, he told the truth

Mandatory Thursday Mike Malloy Truthseeker thread!

How did I miss the Insurrection Rally?

Now THIS is a squad that gets things done!

Incel Asshole Describes Women's Role in Society. (MASSIVE TRIGGER WARNING the Size of This Stool)

Barry County resident asks Whitmer to remove that a**hole sheriff Dar Leaf

I wasn't going to mention this to anybody, but now it's really starting to bother me.

See Sean Hannity Get Owned On COVID Contradiction - The Beat - MSNBC

95% of Georgia citizens over 18 are now registered to vote!

Rachel is interviewing an Afghan journalist

Larry elders.hateful remarks about women are unearthed

Survey: Bellevue residents cheer tech job growth but want more affordable housing

Dog Waiting for Owner to Get the Ball as It Stays on the Sidewalk

Well... that might be why the elevator stopped working

Phil Ochs - Crucifixion

Just found out my SIL and her husband are positive.

The FAA wants to fine a passenger $45,000 for throwing luggage and putting his head up a flight

Tweet of the Day

Insurrectionist violated his release conditions by streaming Lindell's Cyber Symposium

GM workers in Mexico defeat union in first test of U.S. trade deal

Florida man arrested after trying to steal Snickers bar at knifepoint

Key issue divides Tucker Carlson and Mitch McConnell (CNN)

'They were very sick': Viral photo of people on floor at Florida clinic shows troubled scene

nine black baseball players who shape mlb

I don't understand why the US government was so oblivious as to what the Taliban would do.

Deranged MAGA Supporter Who Livestreamed Capitol Bomb Threat Is Taken Into Custody

Figliuzzi: There's A perfect Storm Of Grievance, Cause Developing On Extremist Sites- Deadline MSNBC

Dead - 1971 - Beat it on Down Line....

More than 240 University of Virginia Students have been disenrolled because they didn't get COVID-19

Florida's largest school district to require masks, Says f___ you DeSantis

Doug Mastriano, a Trump Republican in Pennsylvania, says 2020 'audit' efforts have been thwarted:

As we bid goodbye to the combustion era let us celebrate the art of motorcycle ballet.

BREAKING: Facing legal setbacks, Texas drops enforcement of school mask mandate ban.

Robert Heinlein on today's GOP


Its name is the last thing you ate. What is it?

Maybe not so fast on this Taliban thing

So the island of Jamaica has just introduced some stringent lock down measures

1st in healthcare my ass.

When Kolten stole second on Yadi, he meant it

What The Media Got Wrong About Biden's Afghanistan Exit - The Beat - MSNBC

Over 20,000 Mississippi students under quarantine after 1st week of school

Amethyst Kiah - She has a story to tell and the voice to tell it

It rained for the first time at the summit of Greenland's ice sheet.

More unvaccinated Americans blame vaccinated Americans for the Delta surge than blame themselves

Eddie Money - Two Tickets to Paradise

Washington hospitals nearing capacity, seeing largest number of COVID-19 patients ever

Bryan/College Station COVID Update

'Ron DeSantis owns this'

Weir/Wasserman - KC Load......

Real Time with Bill Maher guests - Friday, August 20, 2021

Stunning COVID hypocrisy

Laurence O'Donnell opened with Biden most successful evacuation.

Maybe, It's True Religion

Oregon Covid Update: Covid six times more likely among unvaccinated.

Afghan Whigs in Algiers

Elizabeth Monroe, Wife of Jas. Monroe Rescued Mme. de Lafayette From Guillotine In French Revolution

Nicolle Wallace On What Everyone Got Wrong About Biden - The Beat - MSNBC

Blue Rodeo - "Lost Together"

TX Democrats End Near-Record 38 Day Streak of Breaking Quorum, Return to Capitol to Fight for Texans

TX Democrats End Near-Record 38 Day Streak of Breaking Quorum, Return to Capitol to Fight for Texans

Woman charged with hate crime against Asian neighbor tried to run over victim's husband

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick blames unvaccinated Black people for Covid spread in his state

Where Eagles Dare opening scene

California wildfires destroy homes; winds hamper containment

Guess where I live...

There was $4.20 in the change jar. Do I get a bong hit?

The Next Steps for Sampling on Perseverance

Funniest Prank at Movie Theater - YesFunnyYes

COVID-19 patient dies waiting for hospital bed in Douglas County (Oregon)

Jan. 6 Sentencing Derailed After New Video Surfaces Of Alleged Police Assault (MSNBC)

Charles Pierce: Saying Crazy Apocalyptic Sh*t All the Time Has Consequences

TCM Schedule for Friday, August 20, 2021 -- Summer Under the Stars: Van Heflin

Life quote of the day:

Alexander Vindman: Russia's "Useful Idiot" Trump Was America's Worst Enemy

Who would be your five representative American figures...?

Fox News Tells Employees To Report Vaccination Status While Hosts Promote Disinformation (MSNBC) Joy

It's an old man's bed time. Tonight's Lullaby packs genius on top of genius

Networks covered Afghanistan on nightly news for LESS THAN 1 HOUR ... over a FIVE YEAR span!

tiedrich on race

Rep. Crist: DeSantis More Concerned With 2024 GOP Nomination Than Being Gov. (MSNBC) Joy Reid

US House seats that the Democrats are likely to lose and gain in 2022.

Patient hospitalized after ingesting 'horse paste' promoted by Trump's 'alien DNA' doctor

Will someone please explain how *anybody* can eat cauliflower...?

10 members of Afghanistan's all-girl robotics team have managed to make it to Qatar.

Fox News just reported "no word on a possible motive" for DC bomb threat suspect Floyd Ray Roseberry

Mississippi passes Florida

Trump losing the 2020 election has only increased the chance of right-wing violence

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick blames unvaccinated Black people for Covid spread in his state

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick blames unvaccinated Black people for Covid spread in his state

Occupy Democrats 📽 NEW VIDEO- Talibantrump

Polish Olympian auctions silver medal to help sick child

Sen. Ted Cruz kills any hopes of bipartisanship on voting rights legislation is #AmericasBiggestLoser

Rain at the summit of Greenland

So Texas could win the Speaker seat for Kevin McCarthy. Georgia could give the Senate to McConnell

Hurricane Grace makes a mess of Mexico's Mayan Riviera

The Republican Accountability Project-If they won't support democracy, we won't support them.

(NM) Burning of Zozobra Friday, September 3

'I'm not leaving Kabul,' says former UK marine who founded animal rescue - NewsNation Now

texas hospitals might deny ICU beds to the unvaxxed

Lawrence On Those 'Left Behind' In Afghanistan And Vietnam - The Last Word - MSNBC

Democrats will do well in the 2022 US Senate races due to the 2022 Gubernatorial coattails.

19 Aug Nabisco Workers in Chicago on Strike

19 Aug Nabisco Workers in Chicago on Strike

Ron DeSantis owns this': Outrage erupts over 'horrific' photo showing COVID-19 patient on floor

Pres. Biden statement on World Humanitarian Day

Rand Paul is a piece of work. Meet the real Rand Paul here in this video.

The insurrection will be televised

How the Trump Tax Law Created a Loophole That Lets Top Executives Net Millions by Slashing Their Own

Ha... Viral video from Texas stadium 2019

TCM Schedule for Saturday, August 21, 2021 -- Summer Under the Stars: Katharine Hepburn

Are we there, yet?

Seth Meyers - DeSantis Bans Mask Mandates, Trump Says COVID Was 'Over' When He Left: A Closer Look

Governor facing two open records lawsuits

the wallflowers/adam duritz-6th avenue heartache (studio-1996) takes me right to a time and place

Instacart will deliver my grocery order tomorrow from Kroger

Texas Supreme Court declines to back governor's ban of school mask mandates

One thing I'll never understand about anti-vaxxers

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Blames Black Community, Democrats For COVID Spread

How many newly elected non white US Senators we will get in 2022?

"An Honest Assessment of Donald Trump" By Mangy Fetlocks

TCM Schedule for Sunday August 22, 2021 - Summer Under the Stars: Tyrone Power

TCM Schedule for Monday August 23, 2021 - Summer Under the Stars: Eve Arden

GOP Rep. Mo Brooks Sympathetic With Capitol Bomb Plot Suspect - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

Massachusetts Police Can Easily Seize Your Money. The DA of One County Makes It Nearly Impossible to

Qanon cult thinks the aircraft that carried Afghan refugees is actually a fake inflatable airplane!

To Amateur Insurrectionists: this ain't our first barbecue

Those doctors in Florida are amazing. Only allow 8 people per day to die from Covid

Let's talk about equipment left behind....

on the lighter side--the dark room and the black cat

What Israel's Covid Increase Says About Who Needs A Booster - The 11th Hour - MSNBC

Harris faces task of convincing Asia of U.S. reliability after Afghan chaos

'We May Be Looking At A Collapse Of Our Health Care System': Alabama Doctor Sounds Alarm - TRMS

Locked-up and fed-up: Australian voters put prime minister on notice

Collapse Of Pro-Trump Conspiracy Theories Raises Domestic Terror Concerns - Rachel Maddow - MSNBC

County Board Meeting Erupts During School Mask Debate

'The Afghans wouldn't fight for their country". GUESS WHO ELSE won't fight for theirs? Republicans.

The story of Nearest Green, America's first known Black master distiller

The story of Nearest Green, America's first known Black master distiller

Conway Twitty and Loretta Lynn's grandchildren cover 'Louisiana Woman, Mississippi Man'.

'No One Should Be Surprised By This': U.S. Afghanistan Watchdog On Mission's Collapse - Rachel Maddow

You're a little outmatched there little guy.

Mexico, facing its third COVID-19 wave, shows the dangers of weak federal coordination

Just listened to Inslee talking about Covid-- that's Plain Speaking...

Oh boy! Cyber Ninja report about the Arizona election comes out tomorrow.

This week 6 people not far from here died from cocaine laced with fentanyl, and the dealers...

"His voice is deeper than most cats." Understatement of the year.

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 8/19/21

Education Department to erase $5.8B in student loans for borrowers with disabilities

Florida COVID update: 799 deaths are added to tally over the past month- Miami Herald

We don't owe the unvaccinated priority on hospital care

UNT professor accused of racism continues lawsuit against the university

Webb Co. denies restraining order filed by family of United ISD students refusing face masks

Rural schools shut down to keep COVID-19 from overwhelming their small communities

'We Have To Be Heard': Alamo Heights Parents In Medical Field Speak Up About Mask Requirements

Breakfast Friday 20 August 2021

Patagonia dumps Jackson Hole ski resort after far-right fundraiser

Relative of DW journalist killed by the Taliban

Biden's Schedule for Friday, August 20, 2021

Aging dam above Douglas called 'catastrophic' threat

Wis waiter surprised with $4,500 tip 2 days after receiving a homophobic message on a tip-less check

Multi-billion dollar Natrium nuclear project inches forward

UK approves rollout of 'first of its kind' Covid antibody treatment

Friday TOONs - Opinions On Afghanistan

Woman Who Drove SUV Into 2 Children Due to Their Race Given 25 Years By Federal Judge

2 Former Torrance cops Charged After Allegedly Painting Swastika On Back Of Impounded Vehicle

The town that turned its stimulus money down

On this day, August 20, 1968, Operation Danube, the invasion of Czechoslovakia, began.

Plane Displaying Anti-Mask Message Spotted Over Ohio School on First Day of Term

Well, THIS has been quite the morning

From The BBC: Your pictures of Scotland: 13 - 20 August (2021)

Afghanistan: Taliban 'tortured and massacred' men from Hazara minority

Va. Redistricting Commission votes to allow use of political data, reject university map-drawers

Southern New England...Hurricane Henri may be coming your way this weekend

The Other Lollapalooza?

Why the focus of Afghanistan on Kamala Harris?

On this day, August 20, Finnish architects Eliel Saarinen (1873) and Eero Saarinen (1910) were born.

Regarding the Afghanistan people

Happy Birthday, Robert Plant


I'm already against the next war.

How I got a Q-head to clam up (With a link to boot!)

What's the mystery source of two potent greenhouse gases? The trail leads to Asia

Maine Will Make Companies Pay for Recycling. Here's How It Works.


And here it is folks: Admission by the Con's own lackeys that deal w Taliban was a bad one

As COVID surges, Texas Attorney General asks people to rat out municipalities requiring masks

On this day, August 20, 1923, "Gentleman Jim" Reeves was born.

It's really coming down in Alexandria.

The Dailyshow-ography of Lindsey Graham: Married to the Game The Daily Show

US says food aid runs out this week in Ethiopia's Tigray

As we are told this morning 1,000's will be left behind...

The Rundown: August 20, 2021

Mignolaversity: November 2021 Solicitations

No Origins of superheroes or supervillains

I noticed something fascinating about Squeaky and Madoc's faces, this morning

Government watchdog files ethics complaint against powerful state lawmaker

Inside Clarissa Ward's 19-Hour Days Reporting From Kabul

Cyber Ninja Fraudit report

States that will elect Democrats to the Governorship and US Senate in 2022.

Tom Friedman on Afghanistan

Chaos persists at Kabul airport, imperiling Afghanistan evacuation effort

ANA, The Hashish Army report by The Guardian

Ex-Official: Trump Knew Afghan Army Would Surrender, Made Deal Anyway

They seem to being quite the job of getting rid of themselves recently, but not a bad plan....

Stock market news live updates: Stock futures drop amid lingering virus, Fed policy concerns

Arizona audit results will be delivered to Senate today, and the report will be earth-shattering

If you are searching for "happy talk", look elsewhere.

Hurricane Watch Up For Southeastern Massachusetts, Cape And Islands

Jack Teagarden was born on this date.

I respect and admire Clarissa Ward, but she is not at all qualified to comment on

Been doing the free preview thing for a few months now. Actually kept BritBox and Acorn for quite a

Sneaky Pete Kleinow was born on this date.

Isaac Hayes was born on this date.

Unvaccinated federal employees will face discipline for refusing coronavirus testing at work

Robert Plant has a birthday today.


Not to be an alarmist but I'm thinking that when my local market took my temperature this morning

Point of order: We do have leverage over the Taliban.

John Hiatt has a birthday today.

French Riviera wildfire not spreading but still uncontrolled

Images of Covid pts in hospital in Louisiana by a Reuters photographer

Money Beg From Junior Compares Teachers To Taliban

I wish I had taken a picture. I just saw two Trumpsters walking their dog.

Toxic algae bloom considered in deaths of California family, pet dog found in remote hiking area

America's Anti-Vaxxers Are Getting More Dangerous

U.S. transport ship and field hospitals heading to Haiti for quake relief

Texas Stops Enforcing Bans on Masking in Schools

Growing number of governors tell Biden admin they're ready to welcome Afghan families

What to Do If You're Concerned About the T-Mobile Data Breach

All of the ironies once gain at risk from the counter factual crowd

Part 2 of Trump GOP's Nuclear Treason plan with Putin,Saudi,China. (FLYNN & Jill Stein Dinner)??

Eric Alterman: How Low Can They Go? The Media's Afghan Coverage

Any info about the rate of Covid in Afghanistan?

Could you imagine where we would be and ...

CNN is covering the concert in NYC tomorrow, and this morning started their unreasonably large....

Online travel agencies: think very carefully before you use one...

Two days after classes started, COVID infects more than 100 Horry County (S.C.) Schools students

Two days after classes started, COVID infects more than 100 Horry County (S.C.) Schools students

Psssst.....QAnon....take a look at Florida.

Mike Richards' gig as host of Jeopardy lasts but a Scaramucci.

Logically Identifies GhostEzra, Florida Man Behind World's 'Largest Antisemitic Internet Forum'

'MaineHealth' says it will fire workers who don't get vaccinated

Minnesota GOP chairwoman Jennifer Carnahan forced out amid scandal

GOP Leader Who Fought Against Vaccine Dies After Weeks-Long Battle With Coronavirus

Mike Richards Out as 'Jeopardy!' Host Amid Cascade of Scandals

'Nobody stole Maricopa County's election': Arizona officials rip audit ahead of report

To Trumpers, "critical race theory" is as bad as the Taliban -- and they're not kidding

Fox News host Mark Levin's bestseller "American Marxism": A work of staggering ignorance

Adding on to irisblue's Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center OP.

Yet another reason to despise Ted Cruz

US targeted Black Lives Matter activists in bid to disrupt movement, report finds

Hey, want to meet up for some baba ghanoush, hummus, shish taouk and some mint tea?

Mike Richards steps down as new 'Jeopardy!' host (full story)

The Slobfather and ReTHUG election lies will be trending shortly

Elise Stefanik is teaming up with a MAGA conspiracy theorist with a hate group past.

U.S. officials reviewing possibility Moderna vaccine is linked to higher risk of uncommon sideeffect

Reports are coming out that the infamous Taliban have changed there tune, and they want to side

totally off the wall question, but on my main MSNBC stream, it is wall to wall adverts for Spectrum

EXCLUSIVE FBI finds scant evidence U.S. Capitol attack was coordinated-sources

Here's Why J & J's Vaccine Could Overtake Both Pfizer and Moderna

Afghanistan: Taliban responsible for brutal massacre of Hazara men - new investigation

Mike Richards steps down as 'Jeopardy!' host in wake of resurfaced offensive comments

New Big Pharma Harry and Louise type ad to scare folks into paying more for their prescriptions

Audio Analysis Suggests Ron Watkins was with Mesa County Clerk during Voting Machine Breach

Biden to address chaotic Kabul evacuation amid criticism

Biden to address chaotic Kabul evacuation amid criticism

Most private insurers are no longer waiving cost-sharing for Covid-19 treatment

Federal judge rules Gov. Andy Beshear violated law with executive mask mandate

Asking a question here for the smart ones we have onboard!

Married State Police detectives who lied about bar fight terminated, barred from public jobs

Took my 89-yo MIL to The Herbfarm last night for dinner.

Three more Gannett newspapers move to unionize

Three more Gannett newspapers move to unionize

Stephen Colbert last night indicated that Jeopardy Host Mike Richard's job

Robots shall not replace us

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene vows to introduce articles of impeachment

$195 million William Randolph Hearst home sells for $47 million

Trillions of our taxpayer dollars have ended up handing the Taliban world-class military capability.

Elephants Run To Greet The Newly Rescued Baby Elephant "Chaba"

Detroit Lions great Barry Sanders symptom-free after testing positive for COVID-19

Editorial cartoon: Nation building

Soon to be Hurricane Henri heading straight fir Long Island...

Damn It, Democrats! Matthew Dowd is absolutely right. Attacking Biden? Winning's not all that hard

Amanda Gorman calls on Biden to support Afghan women and girls

Grandson does not have Covid

As Cullman, AL prepares for Trump rally, city declares COVID state of emergency

There is a public debate between doctors and the need for boosters

Judge tells Rutgers to hand over details on athletic spending to union

Roanoke College Poll: McAuliffe Up 8 Points (46%-38%) in Virginia Governor's Race

Something's not right

I Nominate Charlie KIRK for 'Biggest Nazi Asshole of the Day'

California gubernatorial recall candidate Larry Elder claimed women 'know less than men'

New England Is Under A Hurricane Watch For The First Time In Years

Media continues to deny reality of the Cuba embargo

Thomas Friedman, brilliant!

Large police presence at Huntsville Hospital overnight

A point I'm not hearing made enough about the evacuation from Afghanistan

The Rise and Fall of Michael Avenatti

Republicans in Gavin Newsom recall say they would end California COVID vaccine requirements

3109 new cases on the AZ Dashboard today, Fri.; 53 deaths!

Andrea Mitchell just said that President Biden is getting ready for his first speech on

Of course I am angry about what DeSantis. Abbot et al and what anti-vaxxers are doing

Investors Starting to Abandon Bolsonaro As Crises Mount in Brazil

Reality-based overview of Afghanistan by next Dem Senator from NC.

I Made An Apple Pie Hot Dog Last Night....

NASA awards $500,000 to develop moon-mining tech

Looks like Stephen Miller is still on the Trump payroll.

Hidden Influence of Chinese Characters and Words on Korean Vocabulary and Writing (Zev Handel)

Member of Afghanistan's national youth soccer team killed in fall from US military plane

Pic Of The Moment: Funny How That Works

Afghans/Afghanis quick note

Newport News School Board votes to defy state law requiring transgender student protections.

Dear MSNBC: please take Andrea Mitchell off the air

Texas Lt Gov Dan Patrick blames black Texans for the COVID crisis created by Gov Greg Abbott & GOP.

Taliban Quash Afghanistan Protests, Tightening Grip on Country

Exclusive: FBI finds scant evidence U.S. Capitol attack was coordinated - sources

Make calls against the recall with the DNC

Lindsey Graham threatens Biden with impeachment if US troops don't stay in Afghanistan past August

Republicans are hoping for Americans to have collective amnesia by the time 2024 rolls in

TFG's deal with the Taliban, explained

Revealed: Juan Guaido used millions of looted dollars to asset strip Venezuela

Mother Jones Museum, Project- Mother Jones Chicago Statue

Hissing 'Panda Cat' Goes From Scared To Cuddlebug

The Callousness of the Anti-Vaxxers: Children in the hospital with COVID

LIVE NOW 1:50PM: Biden to address evacuation Americans and allies from Afghanistan

2 ex-cops charged for alleged swastika vandalism, 13 on leave

Biden is really getting pilloried in the press over Afghanistan

Tear Gas Used to Control Crowds at Kabul Airport

The single most important issue today is voting rights

"The FBI is f****** incompetent"

Us and Them

Person who runs Antisemitic forum exposed

"Press To Talk..."

Another former Trumper says Biden should not stuck with the deal hear boss made

Journalists protest over killing of colleague in Mexico

Argh! It's so frustrating trying to do paperwork in a medical clinic.

Watch the Briefing at 1300 hours by President Biden, YouTube

Meet Larry Elder, the right-wing Trump ally who's set to be governor of California

FL Board of Education gives Broward & Alachua school districts 48 hours to remove mask mandates

So, today's litter and signage removal was weird...

Ken Olin

On this day in 1619 centuries of slavery in N. America begins

new Jeopardy host quits after hateful remarks unearthed. now go hire the star trek guy

The Taliban is banning female journalists at a state television outlet from coming to work, reports

Patagonia to Pull Products from Jackson Hole Mountain Resort Over Far-Right Fundraiser

Cheers vs Seinfeld??? I gotta go with Seinfeld.......😅

INTERPOL issues global alert as fraudsters target governments with COVID-19 vaccine scams

Republicans in Texas are trying to shift blame for COVID surge to Black people

Clarissa Ward Takes a Run at Greatness and Fails Obnoxiously. Bleeds Attitude.

Many support Washington helping Afghan refugees after helping Vietnam refugees in 1970s

Union says vaccine mandate will worsen bus driver shortage

Is Something Wrong With Marjorie Orr?

Supreme Court refuses to block construction of Obama library in Chicago

Florida to Broward, Alachua school boards: reverse mask policy or lose pay

US Marine takes care of baby during evacuation of Kabul airport

AFL-CIO names Shuler as first female president

Biden should resign after his terrible handling of

If the Taliban really wanted international respectability, there's an easy way to gain it RIGHT NOW.

'Beyond bizarre': Norwegian CEO blasts DeSantis' 'vaccine passport' ban

Majority favor vaccine mandates for certain workplaces, crowded events: poll

Florida couple arrested after entering Hawaii with fake vaccination cards, officials say

friend of mine sent me this via skype .

Cutting Jobless Benefits Had Little Impact on Unemployment

"Congrats to Liz Schuler, 1st Woman AFL-CIO President"- Sec Hillary Clinton

Hospitalizations Getting More Expensive for Unvaccinated

why does email from my sister (gmail) show recieved about 20 minutes in the future?

Eleanor Roosevelt - What's My Line?

(Not) made in the USA: Defense contractor sold U.S. military 'American' goods that were made in Chin

Shopping carts attack!

Catholic Officials on Edge After Reports of Priests Using Grindr (gay hookup app)

GOP Governors Have Betrayed the Public Trust

Cute baby hears for the first time with hearing aids:

Hiding under the yarrow

Appeals court leaves Biden eviction ban in effect

Vice: One of QAnon's Most Antisemitic Influencers Is Actually a 39-Year-Old Baptist From Florida

Across the Borderline - Gaby Moreno Live from Here with Chris Thile

Melissa "half a brain cell" Carone is back! 🧠

At this point, Ron DeSantis is just Principal Vernon from The Breakfast Club.

Biden kept promise of other presidents to get out

City hosting Trump rally in Alabama declares COVID-19 emergency

Ducey - The Lincoln Project

NE Fla. New Hotspot As Covid Ravages Low Vax Areas, Jax; Acute ICU Demand- FL, TX, AL, GA

This is truly disturbing. the red is spreading so fast ..

Got my Moderna booster shot today! ...

AFL-CIO elects first woman president; first African-American for No. 2 job

Why does the MSM seem not to be able to understand that everyone outside the Afghan airport is NOT

Epic Olivia Troye thread about Trump and Afghanistan

Pompeo Is Lying About Afghanistan

I have a panther snoozing on my lap

Alexander Vindman FIRES BACK at "Dishonorable" Fox News Hosts - Meidas Touch

Got My MoJo Workin'- Muddy Waters, Live

Clarissa Ward at Kabul's airport: It's hard being an American here witnessing this (CNN)

Really solid post on Afghanistan from Jeff Jackson.

She is as nutty as a fruitcake

Cartoons 8/20/2021

trump's great at logistics. like when he left his rally supporters to freeze to death in a field

Putin Had Traitor TFG Surrender To The Taliban

Trump's Capitol riot continues: Bomb threat proves GOP's Big Lie is still a big danger

Combat Flip Flops CEO works to secure safety of Issaquah company's Afghan workers

I Have A Really Stupid Question About The Taliban's Clothes/Garb/Outfits......

Seth Abramson mega-thread on FBI "leaks"

Afghan officer who fought with US forces rescued from Kabul

Monoclonal antibodies are free and effective against covid-19, but few people are getting them

An Afghan female mountaineering team risked it all for their dreams. Now they're stuck.

Tut, a Language Used by Enslaved Africans, Is Resurfacing on Social Media

Judge orders Larry Nassar to turn over prison money to his victims

Texas is suspending enforcement of Gov. Greg Abbott's ban on mask mandates in public schools as it

The Work of Obama (and Democrats) Is About To Benefit Humanity Again

Your Teeth Are Actually Scales - MinuteEarth

Do those who "alert" on a post receive word of the decision?

DeSantis is still trying to kill Florida's school children

UPDATED: State Department Daily Press Briefing - August 20, 2021 - 3:00 PM

Florida Woman goes to the school board meeting...

LIVE Now: Pentagon to hold briefing amid evacuations in Afghanistan

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick says racist shit about Covid being spread ...

City hosting Trump rally in Alabama declares COVID-19 emergency

Dave Alvin - "On The Way Downtown"

not your fathers rubber band powered airplane

SC hits surge levels again

moRon #DeathSantis endangering his very young, unvaccinated daughter

Is this a first - FIRST ALERT: Hurricane Watches Expanded for Southern Connecticut

faa issues ground stop for denver airport.

America's longest war?

Federal appeals court upholds CDC's eviction moratorium

Maker of Popular Covid Test Told Factory to Destroy Inventory

Why is there such a big cry for Biden to apologize for Afghanistan?

Orlando mayor: COVID-19 surge impacts liquid oxygen supply, could lead to boil advisory 

Larry Elder the wacko who could possibly be the next governor of California:

Who Was The Unmasked Woman Being Aggressive At The Pentagon Briefing?

Obituary for Dr. Gary Keplinger in Mount Ayr , Iowa

emptywheel: Reuters Doesn't Mention Terrorism When Claiming DOJ Won't Charge Serious Offenses

A pro-vacc argurment even anti-vaxx'ers should get. (it even has a gun in it)

Scripture for the Day - 2 Timothy 4:3-4

NPR: Feds Threaten Tennessee With Civil Rights Probes Over Top-Down Resistance To Masking In Schools

Warning! Another Jeopardy thread! Just heard

Biden Assured Allies in June U.S. Would Ensure Kabul's Stability

What to know about Frisco real estate broker Jenna Ryan, who pleaded guilty in Capitol insurrection

What to know about Frisco real estate broker Jenna Ryan, who pleaded guilty in Capitol insurrection

Maybe the whole GOP gambit on being against masking and vaxxing

Anti-masking Maine GOP couple both catch Covid. Now she's dead.

The city of Orlando is asking residents to reduce water consumption IMMEDIATELY. Liquid oxygen used

The car dealers have no new cars because

Kamala Harris to Campaign in California Against Effort to Recall Gavin Newsom

At WA Ferries, vaccine mandate looms amidst 'unprecedented' worker shortages

Little Feat - Willin'

Capitol Police officer who shot Ashli Babbitt exonerated in internal probe

Afternoon/rain osprey, and later:

Biden to nominate Rahm Emanuel to serve as ambassador to Japan

Re: FDA approval for vaccines, a general question.

Heartbreaking Art From Afghanistan's First Female Street Artist Shamsia Hassani

Biden pledges to Americans in Kabul: 'We will get you home'

D.C. Police Activate Entire Force for Upcoming Justice for J6 Rally

Biden to nominate Rahm Emanuel to serve as ambassador to Japan

This is puzzling: How can Joe Neguse and Lauren Boebert both be from CO and abutting districts?

Matt Gaetz Attacking Fauci Shows Just How Stupid He Really Is - Rebel HQ

There's a rather obvious joke here.

Biden criticism (not Afghanistan)

A Rural Texas COVID Cemetery Joke

Danny DeVito Reminds Us Capitalism Is Inherently Exploitative - Rebel HQ

What's for Dinner, Fri, Aug. 20, 2021

Roseberry relative warned authorities of possible violence in DC a day before Capitol Hill bomb thre

Jeopardy! host Mike Richards quits after sexist comments surface

I think, Republicans are pissed that they don't get their own "Dolchstosslegende".

Alex Jones' sidekick Owen Shroyer announces he's got a warrant for his 1/6 involvement

Apparently I'm A Philosopher

Reuters: FBI Finds "Scant" Evidence of Groups Planning Insurrection. Here's why this HURTS Trump

Poorly-drafted law opened door to Iowa City mask order

Pay Me My Money Down - Bruce Springsteen, Live New Orleans

Florida's Kindergartners Offer to Explain Mask Issue to DeSantis

US Senate seats that the Democrats will win in 2022 to stay in the majority.

warrant issued for infowars host

You know how some people retire and live the RV life? This is my version:

Mary Chapin Carpenter - 10,000 Miles

why we lose elections: "Dem says Biden's bungled Afghan exit will cause 'a rise in veteran suicide"

Founder of Black Doctors COVID-19 Consortium to receive Pa. Society's 2021 Gold Medal Award

The F.D.A. is aiming to give full approval to Pfizer's Covid vaccine on Monday.

G.M. is expanding its recall of the Chevrolet Bolt over fire concerns.

The New Rolling Stones Song Sounds Like

I can't stop watching these otters. I think they were posted here before but there

Death Sentence DeSantis - Meidas Touch

Flights Out Of Kabul Have Resumed At Seemingly Slower Pace (MSNBC)

Defense contractors spent big in Afghanistan before the U.S. left and the Taliban took control

Maine Lawmaker Whose Wife Just Died of COVID Joins Anti-Vaxx Rally

Did the fbi clear trump from inciting

Internal State Department Cable Warned of Kabul Collapse

I am new here. Are MSM all Republicans because what they do to President Biden was

Per NY Times FDAAiming to approve Pfizer vaccine on Monday

Alabama city hosting Trump rally Saturday declares covid-19 state of emergency

State orders 4,500 cities, farms to stop drawing river water, including San Francisco

Richard Engel

Did Afghanistan Have Anything To Do With The Collapse Of The Soviet Union?.....

Capitol Police officer who shot Ashli Babbitt exonerated in internal probe

Texas Republican SINKS himself with disgusting admission live on air - Brian Tyler Cohen

How to Pet a Horse

spanish village is tired of visitors complaining of noise from church bells, roosters, live stock

Don't trust O'Toole

No ICU Beds Left In Alabama As COVID Cases SOAR - Rebel HQ

Tiedrich tweet:

The World's Largest Computer Chip

Damn. R.I.P, Zaki Anwari

US helicopters ferried 96 Afghans for evacuation, signaling military flights occurring outside Kabul

How Biden Ruined A Perfectly Good 20 Year War - Mark Fiore

Here's To Love - Renee Zellweger and Ewan McGregor

The Washington Post: US Military Leaders Anticipated Collapse Of Afghan Security Forces (MSNBC)

Andrew Sullivan: Two Men Falling

found an old pbs fave on amazon- lovejoy.

Lawrence O'Donnell's Commentary on Afghanistan is a must -watch!

FDA will give full approval to Pfizer vaccine

The Murderous Police Gangs of Los Angeles

"South Korea to grant legal status to animals to tackle abuse"

Trump Ally Removed from 'Election Integrity' Effort

Simply the Most Beautiful Paintings in the World

Taliban to Face Cash Crunch Ruling Afghanistan

Mississippi orders those infected with COVID-19 to isolate or face possible fines & jail time

Is Vidor, TX Still A Sundown Town?

'This Situation Is Chaos': Ahmad Shah Mohibi On The Situation At Kabul Airport - MSNBC

Providence (RI) Police release footage of officers punching, spitting at teen suspects

Biden administration turns to Supreme Court to stop lower court order reviving 'Remain in Mexico' po

2 bodies found inside suburban home; police believe they may have been there for a while

AP urges DeSantis to end harassing tweets aimed at reporter

One thing is clear about Biden's Afghanistan policy

US Chamber of Commerce backs Democrats threatening to derail budget resolution

Dimebag Darrell was born on this day 8-20-1966

Olivia Troye, former Pence staffer, goes after Trump administration re: SIV evacuation

Elon Musk says we need universal basic income because 'in the future, physical work will be a choice

Is Your Oven Stuck on 350 Degrees? It's Not Broken, It's in Sabbath Mode.

Friday Talking Points -- War's End

Federal Appeals Court Panel Unanimously Declines to Block Biden Administration's Eviction Moratorium

Taliban Seize U.S. Weapons in Afghanistan, Stockpiling Helicopters, Guns and Trucks

San Francisco Family Found Dead in Sierra Foothills, Possible Victims of Toxic Algae

Putin Rejected Role for U.S. Forces Near Afghanistan at Summit With Biden

Suspect in U.S. Capitol bomb threat charged in federal court

North Texas doctor's group retreats on policy saying vaccination status to be part of care decisions

Biden Assures US Is Doing 'Everything We Can' To Evacuate Allies From Afghanistan - MSNBC

Mike Richards Out as 'Jeopardy!' Host Amid Cascade of Scandals

India approves world's first DNA Covid vaccine

POLITICS Sens. Hickenlooper, Wicker and King test positive for Covid after being fully vaccinated

Joy Reid Watch Please

Beloved coach, teacher dies of COVID-19 at 36 despite being vaccinated

WaPo Reporter On 'How Incredibly High' Danger Of Getting To Airport In Kabul Is - Deadline - MSNBC

Uncertainty over quarantine rules sows confusion in runup to start of NYC school year

So Engel's complaining we're negotiating for safe passage to the airport

We have got to get a replay of Joy Reid telling the truth about Afghanistan. She outlines

I got new neighbors upstairs.

Taliban Didn't Win in Afghanistan, the Defense Contractors Did

Mayor Frey (Minneapolis) vetoes two versions of Mpls public safety ballot proposal on Friday

This Guy.

Susan Glasser (The New Yorker) getting mad over criticism of media re Afghanistan

Two young ospreys were removed from their nest and euthanized so workers could replace a light


Bought an interesting item today.

RIP: Joe Galloway. No grunt ever had a better friend.

Facebook shelved report showing how it spread vaccine misinformation

COVID: Why are infections rising in Israel?

Orlando asks residents to limit water consumption due to COVID-19 impacts

Proud Boys Riot Is Basically Idiocracy - Rebel HQ

How bout these figures:

Unvaccinated workers could end up paying $50 more for health insurance -- per paycheck

Beyond Afghanistan

Lawrence O'Donnell has nailed it and been spot on all week re: Afghanistan.

Former GOP Congressman Speaks Out On DeSantis' Rejection Of Mask Mandates (MSNBC)

Frozen Shrimp Recall Over Salmonella Concerns Expanded to Include 11 More Brands

Really reaching department: Josh Duggar seeks dismissal of child porn charges because Trump

'Please do not sit or lay on the floor,' say signs at Jacksonville antibody clinic

Booming business at dollar stores shows widening gulf between haves and have-nots during pandemic

Over 2000 Americans have died from Covid within the last 48 hours.

Only Trump, Mike Pence, and Mike Pompeo seem to be defending Trump's 2020 Taliban peace deal